Description: Orchard House
Date Listed: 22 August 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 305155
OS Grid Reference: SP0770251114
OS Grid Coordinates: 407702, 251114
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1583, -1.8888
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SP 05 SE SALFORD PRIORS STATION ROAD
5/136 Orchard House
House. C17 and early C18, refronted and extended late C18/early C19 and extended
mid C19. Red brick and timber-framed with plain-tile roof and brick ridge and
rear stacks. 2 storeys and attic; 3-window range of 3-light casements under cambered
brick arches. Door in single-storey extension to far left which has Welsh slate
roof. The section next left is mid C19 and has square bay window on ground floor.
To centre of front a canted bay window and, to right, a 3-light casement under
cambered brick arch which belongs to a room forming part of Church House (qv).
Dentilled brick eaves. Two 2-light dormers. To rear are a 2-storey wing probably
early C18, and later extensions. Two 3-light leaded casements with wrought-iron
latches. Small section of timber framing visible. Interior: square-panel framing
and stone plinth visible of rear wall of original house to which a 2-storey passage
extension was added late C18. Framed partition walls. Stop-chamfered spine beams.
Open fireplace (partly blocked) with bressummer and hood in kitchen in rear wing.
Winder stair from 1st floor to attic. 2-bay tie-beam truss roof with central
tie-beam cut for doorway.
Listing NGR: SP0770251114
Source: English Heritage
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